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Rowley invites Caricom, Commonwealth to observe Trinidad elections

Rowley invites Caricom, Commonwealth to observe Trinidad elections

Port of Spain – Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has written to CARICOM Secretary General Irwin La Rocque and Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland  inviting them to send election observers to…

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Applications open for scholarships in Japan

Applications open for scholarships in Japan

Barbadian research students have an opportunity to study at Japanese universities by applying for the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship 2021.
Potential candidates may pursue a master’s, doctoral…

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Holder leads Windies to Day 2 honours

Holder leads Windies to Day 2 honours

Captain Jason Holder produced career-best figures of six for 42 as West Indies ended the second day of the opening Test against England at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton, on top.
Holder took three wickets…

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WANTED: Jamar Elvis Romel Griffith

WANTED: Jamar Elvis Romel Griffith

The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the public’s assistance in locating wanted man Jamar Elvis Romel Griffith alias “Mattic”.
Griffith, 29, whose last known addresses are Halls Village #2, No….

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UPDATE: Two seriously injured in altercation

UPDATE: Two seriously injured in altercation

One man is in the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in critical condition with an injury to the throat after an incident involving two Guyanese nationals at Sobers Lane, St Michael earlier today.
The dispute…

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CCJ rules in favour of Opposition in Guyana

CCJ rules in favour of Opposition in Guyana

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – The Trinidad-based Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Wednesday unanimously upheld a motion filed by two senior members of the main opposition People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C)…

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Abuse allegations are a hoax, says Depp

Abuse allegations are a hoax, says Depp

LONDON – Hollywood star Johnny Depp told London’s High Court on Wednesday that allegations he had physically abused his ex-wife Amber Heard were a hoax built up over years during their relationship as…

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‘Low risk’ passengers exempt from PCR test

‘Low risk’ passengers exempt from PCR test

Passengers arriving in Barbados from “low risk” countries in the travel bubble will not be required to undergo pre-testing for the COVID-19 virus.
This is on the condition that they had not visited…

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Bad light, rain affect first day’s play of Test series

Bad light, rain affect first day’s play of Test series

The return of international cricket was short lived as rain disrupted the first day of the opening Test between England and the West Indies.
Play was delayed for three hours but when the players finally…

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PM thanks Rihanna for donation of 4 000 tablets

PM thanks Rihanna for donation of 4 000 tablets

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley thanked Bajan superstar and entrepreneur Robyn ‘Rihanna’ Fenty for the donation of 4 000 tablets to help bridge the digital divide of the haves and have nots in Barbados….

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